Tuesday, 04 August, 2020

Month: October 2011


Patchwork n Play: Happy Halloween!

but that’s as far as my Halloween celebrations go! Australians don’t really ‘do’ Halloween… You will just have to put up with seeing what I have been up to! I am participating in a Christmas Table Runner Swap over on Read more…


By chance – I guess that’s how life works – I met a group of ladies called the Blue Star Moms.  I never heard of them before and was in awe of what they do and how they band together to Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Blogger's Quilt Festival!

“My Favourite Things Quilt” has been some time in the making….. Some of these blocks came from Round 1 of the Embroider-Bee over at Flick’r…. And some came from Round 2! So thank you ‘Lethargic Lass’ and ‘Threaded Nest’ and Read more…


We have a lot in common......

with the Farmer’s Wife! These members of Denyse’s family may look subtly different… No. 111 “Wrench” and obviously have different names, but they are all made up of squares, rectangles and HSTs… No. 71 “Puss in the Corner” of different Read more…


Patchwork n Play: A Quick WIPS!

Time is of the essence!(Who did say that??) A quick round up of my Works in Progress….. A finished….. Which I will reveal all, shortly! Trees out, Stars in…. for my Christmas Table Runner Swap! And all my Farmer’s Wife Read more…


So, I was talking to a woman today.  She has been a single mom for 9 years.  Her youngest is 13.  Her oldest is 18.  She takes care of her family, works full-time, goes to school, and keeps everything together. Read more…


Patchwork n Play: Nature's Colour

Whether you are experiencing Fall or Spring in your part of the world, whether you are a Farmer’s Wife or not, Nature’s Colour is always around us…. the “Rainbow Flowers” of Spring… of the “Autumn Tints” of Fall. (Although it Read more…


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Sewing with the Farmer's Wife

A little more time was spent with the Farmer’s Wife this week, at the LQS,  building up our relationship! We browsed the aisles and bought…. # 84 a “Spool”… and # 74  Ribbons…. and together puzzled over the calico…  # 16 “Calico Puzzle” Read more…